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YOUR VIEW: Charles Merlis

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YOUR VIEW: Charles Merlis Hartford Courant, United States - 2 hours ago Instead many people have used it to reduce their credit card debt on which they are paying confiscatory rates. Credit card debt has increased exponentially ... Read More »

Americans losing sleep over financial crisis

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Americans losing sleep over financial crisis Reuters - 32 minutes ago Of those, a third said their biggest worry was the cost of living, while another third cited their credit card debt . One in six said their biggest worry was ... Read More »

Early voting records fall; Arditti hitting credit cards to finance

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Early voting records fall; Arditti hitting credit cards to finance ... Newspaper Tree, TX - 3 hours ago After the election, she will have until March 2009 to take limited campaign contributions and use them to repay herself. If her credit card debt is large, ... Read More »

Which Presidential Candidate Is Better For Debtors? Personal Finnance Bloggers Question of The Week.

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This weeks personal finance brain trust question was: Which U.S. presidential candidate will most likely do more to help debtors and/or reform current bankruptcy regulations? Feel free to elaborate. WC – A 27-year-old writer living in Chicago and writing about personal finance through The Writer’s Coin. This question seems like a veiled attempt at asking “who are you voting for?” ... Read More »

Humor: US Solves Credit Crisis, Credit Cards

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Humor: US Solves Credit Crisis, Credit Cards Gather.com, MA - 2 hours ago And with the average American owing more than $8000 in credit card debt , paying everything back is going to take a while. Fortunately, there are companies ... Read More »

Debt Warning Signs, and Ways to Dig Out – TheStreet.com

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Debt Warning Signs, and Ways to Dig Out TheStreet.com - 3 hours ago ... from under that debt is to admit there's a problem. This means taking a hard look at your spending and saving habits, and taking action to get out of debt . Read More »

Debt collection lawsuits increase in Wisconsin

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Debt collection lawsuits increase in Wisconsin Chicago Tribune, United States - 4 hours ago Many were for failure to pay credit card debt . But the lawsuits also can include defaults on business, car and college loans. They do not include mortgage ... Read More »

How to be money-smart in tough times – from MoneySense magazine – CNW Group

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TORONTO, Oct. 27 /CNW/ - When MoneySense magazine asked readers for financial success stories for its "How I Did It" contest, entries poured in. More than 300 readers wrote in and told amazing tales of how, through smarts and determination, they ... Read More »

Slowdown nails contractors: Dozens of Idaho small business owners

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Slowdown nails contractors: Dozens of Idaho small business owners ... Idaho Business Review, United States - 2 hours ago Most of the rest of their liabilities consist of medical bills, a car loan and credit card debt . ยท Boise home builder and contractor Russ Iverson filed for ... Read More »

Credit crisis hits even people not late on bills

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Credit crisis hits even the diligent The Tennessean, TN - 1 hour ago He said Bank of America told him it was increasing the interest rate on one of his cards because he had too much credit card debt . ... Read More »

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